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Book Review: Bad Girls & Wicked Women by Jan Stradling

Bad Girls & Wicked Women: The Most Powerful, Shocking, Amazing, Thrilling and Dangerous Women of All Time by Jan Stradling Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Allen & Unwin Publication Date: 2008 Australian RRP: $18.17 “A historic survey of 22 of the most ruthless and ambitious women in history. These are sassy, brilliant, magnetic, cunning and tough-as-nails…… Continue reading Book Review: Bad Girls & Wicked Women by Jan Stradling

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Book Review: This Cruel Design by Emily Suvada

This Cruel Design (This Mortal Coil #2) by Emily Suvada Rating: ★★★★ Published by Penguin Books Australia Publication Date: 29th of October, 2018 Australian RRP: $17.99 “The nightmare of the outbreak is finally over, but Cat’s fight has only just begun. When news arrives that the Hydra virus might not be as dead as they’d…… Continue reading Book Review: This Cruel Design by Emily Suvada

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Book Review: Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor Rating: ★★★1/2 Published by Hachette Australia Publication Date: 4th of October, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 “In the wake of tragedy, neither Lazlo nor Sarai are who they were before. One a god, the other a ghost, they struggle to grasp the new boundaries of themselves as dark-minded Minya holds them…… Continue reading Book Review: Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

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Book Review: Last Seen by Sara Shepard

Last Seen by Sara Shepard Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Hot Key Books (Allen & Unwin) Publication Date: September 2018 Australian RRP: $16.99 “At first, the mystery they’re tasked with seems to have nothing to do with Aerin or her kidnapper. But as Seneca, Maddox and Madison hit the Jersey Shore to gather clues, they begin…… Continue reading Book Review: Last Seen by Sara Shepard

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Book Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin (Bonnier) Publication Date: 19th of November, 2019 Australian RRP: $19.99 Now as the exiled mortal Queen of Faerie, Jude is powerless and left reeling from Cardan’s betrayal. Determined to reclaim everything he took from her, opportunity arrives in the form of…… Continue reading Book Review: The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

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Book Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

The Wicked King by Holly Black Rating: ★★★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin (Hot Key Books) Publication Date: 8th of January, 2019 Australian RRP: $19.99 After the jaw-dropping revelation that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep her younger brother safe. To do so, she has bound the wicked king, Cardan, to her,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

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Book Review: Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner Rating: ★★★ 1/2 Published by Allen & Unwin Publication Date: 28th of November, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 Trapped aboard the Undying’s ancient spaceship and reeling from what they’ve learned there, scavenger Mia and academic Jules are plunged into a desperate race to warn their home planet of the…… Continue reading Book Review: Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

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Book Review: I Can’t Remember the Title But the Cover is Blue by Elias Greig

I Can’t Remember the Title But the Cover is Blue by Elias Greig Rating: ★★★★ Published by Allen & Unwin Publication Date: 1st of December, 2018 Australian RRP: $19.99 Veteran bookseller Elias Greig collects the best, worst and downright weirdest customer encounters from his years working as a Sydney bookseller. From ill-behaved children to nostalgic…… Continue reading Book Review: I Can’t Remember the Title But the Cover is Blue by Elias Greig

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Book Review: Little People, Big Dreams Collection by Mª Isabel Sánchez Vegara

Little People, Big Dreams: Jane Austen by Mª Isabel Sánchez Vegara & Katie Wilson Rating: ★★★★★ Before reading this short book I didn’t know Jane Austen’s life story that much at all aside from the obvious with her most popular books that she authored such as Pride and Prejudice, Emma and Sense and Sensibility. This…… Continue reading Book Review: Little People, Big Dreams Collection by Mª Isabel Sánchez Vegara